Etihad Airways has announced that it will re-route its flights to
avoid conflict airspace in Iraq.
The decision follows the deterioration of the security situation in
parts of the country.
On Thursday 7 August Etihad Airways announced that it had suspended
all flights to Erbil, Iraq with immediate effect until further notice.
The safety of Etihad Airways’ passengers and staff is of paramount
importance, and the airline will continue to monitor the security situation
Flights to Basra and Baghdad, which have a daily
risk assessment, continue to operate as normal.